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02/21/19

Unnecessary testing for UTIs cut by nearly half

02/20/19

Needlemans commit $15 million aimed at therapies for chronic diseases

02/19/19

For adult scoliosis, surgery, other treatments are viable options

02/18/19

Warner named director of newborn medicine division

02/15/19

Lowe named Colten Professor of Pediatric Science

02/14/19

School of Medicine expands mission of McDonnell Genome Institute

02/13/19

People with persistent leg pain after blood clot needed for study

02/07/19

Nerve transfer surgery gives hope to children with rare paralyzing illness

02/05/19

Less anesthesia during surgery doesn’t prevent post-op delirium

02/04/19

Women’s brains appear three years younger than men’s

02/04/19

Drug target identified for chemotherapy-resistant ovarian, breast cancer

02/01/19

New clues discovered to lung transplant rejection

02/01/19

Cote named head of pathology and immunology

01/31/19

Gordon honored with Frontiers of Knowledge Award

01/30/19

Teitelbaum awarded 2019 King Faisal International Prize in Medicine

01/29/19

University to help modernize radiation therapy in Guatemala

01/24/19

Sleep deprivation accelerates Alzheimer’s brain damage

01/23/19

White named director of Division of Palliative Medicine

01/21/19

Blood test detects Alzheimer’s damage before symptoms

01/17/19

New hope for stem cell approach to treating diabetes

01/16/19

Gene therapy blocks peripheral nerve damage in mice

01/11/19

Penney named vice chair for community radiology

01/09/19

New strategy may curtail spread of antibiotic resistance

01/09/19

Decreased deep sleep linked to early signs of Alzheimer’s disease

01/09/19

$9 million supports deep dive into breast, pancreatic cancers

01/07/19

Mice sleeping fitfully provide clues to insomnia

01/07/19

Racial differences in Alzheimer’s disease unveiled

01/07/19

Scientists identify new fuel-delivery route for cells

01/04/19

Poplack named Evens Endowed Chair in Women’s Health

01/02/19

Sex differences identified in deadly brain tumors